The Netherlands will stop its flights to and from Britain today, Sunday, starting at six in the evening, and Belgium will follow, starting at midnight, Due to the spread of a new strain of Coronavirus while Germany and France are studying this decision as well.
The German government is studying a ban on landing aircraft coming from Britain at all German airports, after the news of the spread of a new strain of Coronavirus in the United Kingdom, and a ban on entry for people coming from Britain to the European Union from Britain is being studied against the background of that.
The French “BFMTV” channel reported that Paris is considering “seriously” suspending flights and trains from the United Kingdom, in the context of combating the spread of the new strain of Coronavirus, discovered in Britain, which is considered more contagious.
The channel indicated that the decision must be announced during the day, as France is looking for European coordination.
Yesterday, Saturday, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and scientists announced that the new strain of Coronavirus that had been identified in the country had become contagious by up to 70%.
Source: RT + Reuters